Jennifer S. Peterson, November 9, 2018



Michael zabat Joins SSI

Michael Zabat

A Principal at SSI, Mike Zabat has over twenty years of experience in Systems Engineering in the Automotive and Defense sectors. He has provided expertise and thought leadership to solve complex problems in the areas of vehicle development, systems modeling, trades analysis, integration, and program management. Mike received an Engineers Degree and an MS in Aerospace Engineering at the University of Southern California and a BS ME at the University of the Philippines.​ 


SSI brings on Mike Zabat to lead key aspects of the firm’s efforts in Digital Transformation and Systems Analysis. Mike’s experience is an excellent addition to our mission and ability to help clients digitally transform their engineering practices. Mike’s deep engineering expertise and leadership will help our clients better embed systems thinking, analysis and design exploration into an overall Digital Engineering capability. 


SSI President, Jennifer Peterson, stated they are excited to have Mike join the team. Troy Peterson commented on Mike’s shared vision for the role of Digital Engineering in transforming technology and systems development. SSI is a Metro Detroit startup partnering with clients to digitally transform and accelerate the development of complex systems.  For more about SSI visit